• Newbury Racecourse


Competitors need to bring along a ticket to be allowed entry. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult. Student Robotics will announce when tickets are available.


Newbury Racecourse is located in the middle of the South of England and is easily accessible from junctions 12 and 13 of the M4, from the M3 and the A34. There is also a railway station right outside the racecourse with connections to London and the West.

Please note: Newbury Racecourse has a new bridge and the post code to use is RG14 7PN.


Free parking is available at the venue for cars, minibuses, and coaches. There will be signs and parking marshals in place to show you where to park.


Food will be available for purchase from the catering stands in the grandstand.


Day 1 - 1st April, 2017

Time Activity
9:00 Doors open
9:30 Introduction and safety briefing
9:45 Tinkering time
11:15 League matches
12:15 Lunch and Tinkering time
13:00 League matches
17:30 End of day

Day 2 - 2nd April, 2017

Time Activity
9:00 Doors open
9:30 League matches
12:15 Lunch
13:15 League matches
14:30 Competition photo
14:45 Knockout matches
17:00 End of knockout matches
17:15 Prize ceremony
18:00 End of day